Nebraska Authors

Henry Allen Brainerd

Born 1857-11-04 Boston, MA (USA)

Died 1940-11-20
Lincoln, NE (USA)

Lincoln, NE (USA)
Wyuka Cemetery

Early Nebraska Journalist, Publisher and Newspaper Owner

Places Lived

Boston, MA
Providence, RI
Omaha, NE
Lincoln, NE (1916-1940)
Milford, NE
Bennett, NE
Seward, NE

Author Of

  • Nonfiction
  • Journalism


Nebraska Press Association; Journalism; Nebraska - History


Warner, Stratton and Bryant Business College, Providence, RI



Places Worked

Omaha Bee, Omaha, NE
Omaha World, Omaha, NE
Nebraska State Journal, Lincoln, NE
Milford Nebraskan, Milford, NE
Pleasant Dale Quiz, Pleasant Dale, NE
Bennett Union, Bennett, NE
Chester Herald, Chester, NE
Lincoln Star, Lincoln, NE
Nebraska Farmer, Lincoln, NE
Nebraska State Historical Society, Lincoln, NE


Lincoln Typographical Union Number 209, Lincoln, NE
Nebraska Press Association, President
Young Men’s Christian Association for 75 years
Knights of Pythias
Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Grand Noble and Secretary
Printers Association, Charter Member
Temperance Association
Sons of the American Revolution


History of the Nebraska Press Association. 1923.

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